Cheddar Ale Soup!!


  • 3 Tbs. unsalted butter
  • 2 large shallots
  • 2 large carrots peeled and shredded
  • 3 garlic cloves
  • 1/3 cup of flour
  • 1 cup of Ale
  • 1 Tbsp Worcestershire sauce
  • 2 cups of milk
  • 1 cups of vegetable broth
  • 1 lb sharp cheddar cheese preferably block


  1. Melt the butter in the pot on medium heat.
  2. Add the chopped onion and shredded carrots, cook for about 7-10 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  3. Add the minced garlic and stir well.
  4. Sprinkle the flour, stir until combined and cook for 3 to 4 minutes, stirring occasionally.
  5. Add the ale, while stirring, and cook for a couple of minutes, stirring constantly.
  6. Add the Worcestershire, milk, broth, salt and pepper. Increase the heat to medium-high and bring to a simmer.
  7. Reduce the heat to medium-low and cook for 10 to 13 minutes. Remove the pot from the heat and puree the soup in a blender or food processor.
  8. Pour back into the pot, set the heat to medium-low.
  9. Add the cheese by the handful, stirring constantly (do not boil). Keep stirring until all cheese is melted.

Recipe Notes

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